U.s. mexico border movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant u.s. mexico border movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough and touching films and TV shows about / with u.s. mexico border, mexican border, rivalry, violence, murder, friendship, mexican, gunfight, chases and races and chase plots mostly in Drama, Western and Thriller genres shot in USA, Mexico, Italy and other countries.
u.s. mexico border
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u.s. mexico border movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as u.s. mexico border: The Bridge (2013), Guten Tag, Ramón (2013), Viva Max! (1969), Killer Kid (1967), Americano (2016), Mother Earth (2010), Skin Game (1971), The Hunting Party (1971), Leaving No Trace (2000), Johnny Oro (1966).

List of u.s. mexico border movies

 7.6
 17K
The Bridge (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A murdered body on a bridge between El Paso and Juarez bring together El Paso detective Sonya Cross and Chihuahua State Police detective Marco Ruiz.
Style: tense, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, serial killer, policewoman, police investigation, corruption, riddles and clues, characters in danger, social problems, murder, secret, deadly, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, usa
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Guten Tag, Ramón (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico, Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After five failed attempts to go to the United States, 18-year-old Ramón decides to look for a friend’s aunt in Germany, but never finds her. With no papers or money, and without knowing the language, he barely survives living on the street until ...
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: misfit, society, friendship, fish out of water, friends, immigrants, hopes, disorder, mexican, bench, backpack, train station ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
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When You Comin' Back, Red Ryder? (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Marjoe Gortner plays a drug dealer whose car breaks down in a small U.S. town. In turn, the town's people become victim to his unique brand of physical and mental torture.
Plot: husband wife relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, hostage, violinist, torture, teenage girl, bowling, vietnam war veteran, car breakdown, marital problem, hippie, poncho ...
Time: 1960s
Place: texas
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 6.1
 402
Viva Max! (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In order to prove his greatness to his unimpressed girlfriend, Mexican general Max (Peter Ustinov) takes a group of men across the border and recaptures the Alamo - international hijinks ensue!
Plot: incompetence, paramilitary, national guard, u.s. mexico border, absurdism, border crossing, parade, fictional war, mexican american border, mexican army, male female relationship, border guard ...
Time: 1960s
Place: texas
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 5.9
 131
Killer Kid (1967)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The ruthless and cruel Captain Ramirez hunts down and kills revolutionaries in his search for The Saint, the righteous leader of the Mexican insurrection against the Federales.
Plot: arms deal, mexican revolution, mexican, military officer, escape, street shootout, betrayal, father daughter relationship, u.s. mexico border, mexican border
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 4.7
 183
Americano (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Cuco, a mexican parrot, goes on an adventure from Mexico to Hollywood in order to get help from El Americano, a famous superhero from TV, against an evil band of birds trying to take control of his family’s beloved circus.
Plot: bird, friendship, revenge, mexican, u.s. mexico border, mexican border, circus, fight
Place: tijuana mexico
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 7.5
 91
Mother Earth (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 62 min.
Story: TIERRA MADRE is based on the true story of Aidee Gonzalez, a woman determined to raise her children with her female partner in the Mexican border town of Tecate. Aidee works hard as an exotic dancer providing for her family. One day her girlfriend ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: pregnancy, idealism, friends, family relations, gays and lesbians, friendship, society, couples, rain, children, village, lesbian mother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, tijuana mexico
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 7.0
 1K
Skin Game (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Quincy Drew (Garner) and Jason O'Rourke (Gossett) travel from town to town in the south of the United States during the slavery era. Drew claims to be a down-on-his-luck slave owner who is selling O'Rourke as a slave. Quincy gets the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: rescue, slave, vengeance, fish out of water, on the run, rivalry, opposites attract, hopes, crimes, switching roles, cons and scams, kidnapping ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: kansas, missouri, usa, texas
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The Hunting Party (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A ruthless rancher, and his gang, use extremely long range rifles to kill the men who kidnapped his infidel wife.
Style: exciting, gloomy, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mistaken identity, kidnapping, desert, deadly, chase, love, revenge, murder, rancher, gunfight, outlaw, sex ...
Time: 19th century, 70s
Place: texas
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Leaving No Trace (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A woman steals from her drug-dealer boyfriend and runs away. She meets a sympathetic woman on the way who helps her escape.
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: life is a bitch, family relations, friends, friendship, buddies, partners, society, on the road, self discovery, drug dealing, escape, drugs ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america, cross country
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 5.7
 348
Johnny Oro (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Ringo's nemesis returns to town and wants revenge for the murder of his brother.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: small town, old west, bounty hunter, rivalry, chase, track down, chases and races, crimes, vengeance, gang, gunfight, street shootout ...
Time: 19th century
Place: latin america, usa, texas, mexico
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The Return of Ringo (1965)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Once again billed as Montgomery Wood, Giuliano Gemma plays a civil war soldier who returns to his family land to find his family decimated, his property taken over by a family of Mexican bandits and his fiancee about to marry the Mexican gangster ...
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: civil war veteran, mexican, gang, rescue, danger, family in danger, old west, working undercover, crimes, good versus evil, vengeance, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, usa, texas, latin america
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 6.4
 33K
Cake (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After having visions of a member of her support group who killed herself, a woman who also suffers with chronic pain seeks out the widower of the suicide.
Style: touching, psychological, serious, depressing, bleak ...
Plot: suicide, depression, support group, obsession, life is a bitch, grieving, drugs/alcohol, dealing with death, suicide attempt, loneliness, friendship, group therapy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles, mexico, tijuana mexico
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 6.6
 1K
Wild Rovers (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Ross Bodine and Frank Post are cowhands on Walt Buckman's R-Bar-R ranch. Bodine is older and broods a bit about how he will get along when he's too old to cowboy. Post is young and rambunctious and ambitious for a better life than ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female gunfighter, ranch, chase, rivalry, tough heroes, heroes, partners, animal life, buddies, aging, bank, friendship ...
Time: 70s
Place: latin america, mexico
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 6.5
 2K
Villa Rides (1968)
Genre: War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Pulled into the Mexican Revolution by his own greed, Texas gunrunner & pilot Lee Arnold joins bandit-turned-patriot Pancho Villa & his band of dedicated men in a march across Mexico battling the Colorados & stealing ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, epic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revolution, gunrunner, mexican revolution, power struggle, maverick, resistance, ambition, political unrest, state affairs, adventure, rise to the top, escapades ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, texas, latin america
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 6.2
 1K
Texas, Adios (1966)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The tough gun-man Burt Sullivan (Franco Nero) leaves his job as a town sheriff to go to Mexico to find the man, Cisco, who killed his father many years ago. He and his younger brother arrive in a small town where everybody is afraid of Cisco who has ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sheriff, gunfight, murder, haunted by the past, gang, righting the wronged, tough heroes, mysterious character, old west, chases and races, escapades, small town ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, texas, latin america
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The Sugarland Express (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Married small-time crooks Lou-Jean and Clovis Poplin lose their baby to the state of Texas and resolve to do whatever it takes to get him back. Lou-Jean gets Clovis out of jail, and the two steal their son from his foster home, in addition to taking ...
Style: road movie, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, serious ...
Audience: kids
Plot: kidnapping, chase, police, prison, sniper, gas station, on the road, helicopter, hostage, stadium, convicted felon, texas ranger ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1969, 80s
Place: texas, usa, mexico, california
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 6.5
 19K
Stop-Loss (2008)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A veteran soldier returns from his completed tour of duty in Iraq, only to find his life turned upside down when he is arbitrarily ordered to return to field duty by the Army.
Style: emotional, serious, bleak, thought provoking, suspense ...
Plot: military, friendship, homecoming, patriotism, soldier, gulf war, politics, wartime life, rules and policies, death, u.s. military, bar fight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, canada, mexico, washington d.c. ...
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 7.6
 29K
Without Name (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Set on the border, where Mexico becomes the crucible and the fearsome gangs of today’s Mexican countryside, the gauntlet, to freedom. The stories of a girl living in Honduras and hungering for a brighter future, and two teen gang members, for whom ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, bleak, tense ...
Plot: gang, immigrants, juvenile delinquency, chase, rape, social problems, search, train, robbery, smuggling, illegal immigration, travel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, guatemala, central america, new jersey ...
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 7.7
 4K
The North (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Brother and sister Enrique and Rosa flee persecution at home in Guatemala and journey north, through Mexico and on to the United States, with the dream of starting a new life.
Style: realistic, thought provoking, emotional, serious, touching ...
Plot: village, immigrants, culture clash, americana, injustice, american dream, life is a bitch, village life, hopes, rich and poor, parents and children, family relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, los angeles, usa, guatemala ...
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Interceptor Force (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In the near future the US Government has created an elite team of soldiers specially trained for action in the event of a hostile alien encounter. A multi-national force, they are the last line of defense
Style: scary, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escapades, adventure, space and aliens, benign alien, chases and races, deadly, heroes, alien encounter, special agents, survival, save the world, evil alien ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
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Dead Man's Walk (1996)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 272 min.
Story: Dead man's Walk is the beginning of the Lonesome Dove Saga. Gus McCrae and Woodrow Call are just starting out in the Texas Rangers and have no idea of what they are doing for Call it's Duty above all else. For Gus it's the thrill of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, sincere, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, expedition, firing squad, texas ranger, friends, adventure, escapades, old west, cowboy, tribe, americana, danger ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, new mexico, mexico, latin america, usa ...
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 6.3
 13K
Convoy (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Truckers form a mile long "convoy" in support of a trucker's vendetta with an abusive sheriff...Based on the country song of same title by C.W. McCall.
Style: exciting, semi serious, feel good, road movie, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, on the road, chase, rebellion, police corruption, americana, police, truck driver, truck stop, truck, convoy, on the run ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: arizona, new mexico, las vegas, texas, mexico
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 6.6
 4K
Bandolero! (1968)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Posing as a hangman, Mace Bishop arrives in town with the intention of freeing a gang of outlaws, including his brother, from the gallows. Mace urges his younger brother to give up crime. The sheriff chases the brothers to Mexico. They join forces, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, outlaw, bandit, brother, heroes, track down, going straight, confined, unlikely partners, fugitives, americana, rescue ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas, usa
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 7.1
 5K
Julia (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Mexico, Belgium
Duration: 144 min.
Story: An alcoholic becomes involved in a fellow A.A. member's plan to kidnap her young son from the boy's wealthy grandfather.
Style: psychological, disturbing, realistic, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Plot: kidnapping, ransom, violence, money, missing child, crime gone awry, crime, insanity, life is a bitch, crimes, unlikely criminals, losing-it hero ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, europe, england, tijuana mexico, san diego california
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 6.2
 1K
The Girl (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young Texan mother who loses her child to foster care begins smuggling Mexicans across the border.
Style: touching, gloomy, serious, sincere, realistic
Plot: society, custody, haunted by the past, family in crisis, parents and children, money raising, social problems, immigrants, family relations, life is a bitch, introspection, single parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
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 5.1
 4K
SuperFly (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Career criminal Youngblood Priest wants out of the Atlanta drug scene, but as he ramps up sales, one little slip up threatens to bring the whole operation down before he can make his exit.
Style: suspense, exciting, captivating, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: money, arrest, nightclub, gambling, corruption, african american, police car, driving, police, sex, drugs, drinking ...
Time: 2010s
Place: mexico, hong kong, texas, atlanta georgia, montenegro
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 5.1
 32K
Truth or Dare (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A harmless game of "Truth or Dare" among friends turns deadly when someone—or something—begins to punish those who tell a lie—or refuse the dare.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, bleak, scary, suspense ...
Plot: murder, friendship, manipulation, betrayal, college, danger, rivalry, survival, adventure, suicide, game, demon ...
Time: 2010s
Place: mexico, usa, big ben london, tijuana mexico
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Contract to Kill (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: Romania
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Harmon is a CIA/DEA enforcer investigating Arab terrorists captured in Mexico. With his team--seductive FBI agent Zara and spy-drone pilot Sharp--he flies to Istanbul and uncovers a brutal plot: Islamic extremists plan to use Sonora drug-smuggling ...
Plot: violence, martial arts, shot to death, aikido, stealing a car, cia agent, uzi, eavesdropping, suspicion, sniper, drug lord, sniper rifle ...
Time: 2010s
Place: istanbul turkey, mexico
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Borderline Cult (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Three serial killers team up at the US/Mexican border town of Juarez and go on a killing spree.
Style: scary, realistic, rough, serious, based on true events
Plot: murder, psychopath, serial killer, crimes, deadly, gory, tough heroes, crime, life is a bitch, woman in danger, danger, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
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